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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beach right at the river mouth so the water and sand is brown and 'dirty' By far the worst beach I've been to in Mauritius.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank luannemcc
germain5, bénévole at Tamarin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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C'est toujours ainsi suite à un cyclone qui gonfle les rivières qui se déversent avec leur terre dans le lagon....More

Reviewed 22 November 2018

If you want something low key, this is it! Nice little walk, along the coast, but not much else here. Small shop for surf and paddle boards if you want to try this.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Merran
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

One of the great attractions when staying in this part of Mauritius is the option to swim with wild spinner dolphins early in the morning as they come looking for fish to eat in the bay. Sounds good and when we got picked up on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Tamarin bay has a great selection of water sports. In the morning from the hotel we could see the dolphins. Water is clean, warm and very calm. Great place to swim.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Marius789
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing dolphin 🐬 swimming, we were there since 7am, so many dolphins were swimming with us, I will never forget this. Go there early and you can see and swim with many friendly dolphins. 💫🙏🏼

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RitaG0413
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

We walked as part of a group from our hotel to the bay. The bay itself is very nice, you have to cross a river which depending on the tide can anything from two foot to waste deep. Worth crossing to see the fisherman village...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dougandsusan
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Beautiful bay , this is where you swim with the wild dolphins. Water was calm and warm. Lots of other boats out every morning with the same plan. Snorkeling in the south end good .

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Danielle J
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This 5 hours cruise ride was the best way to anjoy a day at mauritius. Dolphins view, whale view, on boat food and drinks, snorkeling and island visit. all are great value for money. The boat was very spacious and nice. Their was hot sun...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MohitG1203
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely area with stunning landscape. River meeting the sea. Wonderful to walk around or sit on the beach around 5.30pm and watch the sun go down.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kevin I
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We went to the beautiful Tamarin beach one late afternoon to make an agreement to go on a private boat trip another day. We found Cedric with a nice blue boat. He advised us to go the following sunday, because it would be a calm...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Susan C
20 May 2016|
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I was there in the last week of July. Winter!! Beautiful sunshine, warm water, lots of swimming. I guess summer may be hotter and more humid. Coming from the UK, I think their winter will be beautifully warm for you.